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amaryllidaceous

[am-uh-ril-i-dey-shuh s] /ˌæm əˌrɪl ɪˈdeɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
belonging to the plant family Amaryllidaceae.
Compare amaryllis family.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Neo-Latin Amaryllidace(ae) (amaryllid-, stem of amaryllis amaryllis + -aceae -aceae) + -ous
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amaryllidaceous

/ˌæməˌrɪlɪˈdeɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Amaryllidaceae, a family of widely cultivated flowering plants having bulbs and including the amaryllis, snowdrop, narcissus, and daffodil
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